secondary abdominal pregnancy


A condition in which the embryo or fetus continues to grow in the abdominal cavity after its expulsion from the tube or other site of its primary development.abdominocyesis

Nearby words

  1. subaqua,
  2. subaquatic,
  3. subaqueous,
  4. subarachnoid,
  5. subarachnoid space,
  6. subarcuate fossa,
  7. subarea,
  8. subarid,
  9. subassemble,
  10. subassembly

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